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The Chain Newsletter - Oct. 7, 2021
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A report from Greenpeace found that new Chinese infrastructure still relies on carbon-intensive supply chains, though they emitted less carbon.
📰 Other News
Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand are three of the region's major manufacturing hubs and produce goods for the world's largest consumer brands.
SF Express will use Kerry Logistics as the primary platform for overseas expansion.
Even huge corporations, such as Coca-Cola, felt the heat, with the company’s large-scale operations thrown into disarray by the lockdown.
Demand for home delivery in Japan has skyrocketed during the pandemic. Japan's logistics industry grapples with a growing labor shortage.
Ula recently confirmed it has raised $87 million in its Series B financing round. Jeff Bezos participated in the new round.
The global supply chain that brings products from Asia each year is clogged, an enduring impact of the pandemic that is unlikely to ease soon.
Read more relevant news and updates on the Supply Chain Asia blog.
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